By Susan B. Edgington
The Historia Ierosolimitana, attributed to Albert of Aachen, is the main whole, the main precise and the main vibrant of the modern narratives of the 1st campaign and the careers of the 1st new release of Latin settlers in Outremer from 1095-1119. It contains twelve books, the 1st six telling the tale of the 1st campaign via to the seize of Jerusalem in 1099 and its aftermath, and the ultimate six describing the interior and exterior politics of the crusader states through the first twenty years of payment. mostly missed by way of crusades scholarship, this contemporary variation and translation permits it to be studied along greater recognized money owed. This quantity has been ready from a severe learn of all of the extant manuscripts, and contours the definitive Latin account, with English translation. Edgington helps the interpretation and textual content with an authoritative creation, wide old notes and important research of the paintings. This quantity will modify the point of interest of crusades reviews, producing curiosity in formerly ignored points of campaign and payment within the first many years of the 12th century.
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The Historia Ierosolimitana, attributed to Albert of Aachen, is the main whole, the main precise and the main vibrant of the modern narratives of the 1st campaign and the careers of the 1st new release of Latin settlers in Outremer from 1095-1119. It contains twelve books, the 1st six telling the tale of the 1st campaign via to the seize of Jerusalem in 1099 and its aftermath, and the ultimate six describing the interior and exterior politics of the crusader states in the course of the first 20 years of payment.
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Albert of Aachen: Historia Ierosolimitana, History of the Journey to Jerusalem by Susan B. Edgington